“Coming up the escalators, the impressive ceiling with the historic map of Delft unfolds. When you look outside, you see the city and the old station as a modern ‘View of Delft’ by the painter Johannes Vermeer. Arriving in Delft is now an unforgettable experience!” Francine Houben, Mecanoo’s creative director
TIAA Henderson Real Estate announces appointment of architecture and interior design practice Jestico + Whiles to design this luxury hotel – the centrepiece of its £850m Edinburgh St James development in Scotland.
“The Pennovation Center design creates a truly iconic landmark for Penn and will be a dynamic hub for Penn’s culture of innovation and interdisciplinary collaboration,” said Penn President Amy Gutmann.
Built in the early 1930s, maintaining the integrity of the scale and form of the original building was a priority. Retaining the roofline, as well as preserving and repairing the existing brick, allows the building to blend with the houses that line the street.
Work has completed on a new building called Turnmill for developer Derwent London. The building sits on a prominent corner site in London’s Clerkenwell Green Conservation Area and provides over 70,500 sqft of high quality office space with two large restaurant units on the ground floor and basement.
London’s distinctive Walkie Talkie building is 160m (525ft) tall. 20 Fenchurch Street is a 34-storey commercial skyscraper, nicknamed Walkie Scorchie last summer due to the curved surface creating a ‘solar glare’ effect.
We designed this cottage for a family that loves to entertain, cook, and eat. Their whole lifestyle is based around the kitchen, so right off the bat we knew that this space had to be functional, but incredible.
Malmö is the capital and most populous city in Skåne County, and the third largest city in Sweden. Together with Copenhagen, it constitutes the transnational Øresund Region, the most densely populated area in Scandinavia. Famous architects with buildings in the city include Santiago Calatrava Architects, Wingårdh, BIG and Ralph Erskine.
Completed in late 2014, this new home is located within an established residential suburb of Brisbane over looking a beautiful treed golf course. It has been designed for a golf loving, retired couple who like to entertain their large family that visit regularly from Brisbane and abroad.
A monograph on one of Spain’s greatest contemporary architects, featuring projects spanning four decades of international practice. Alberto Campo Baeza is an architect of great renown, both in his native Spain and worldwide. We show a good range of his best buildings.
This school building for the International Grammar School in Ultimo, Sydney, celebrates the joy and excitement of discovery and learning for the young students, who have absolutely fallen in love with it.
This audacious property juts out over the cliff edge, bringing the occupant and the sea view into immediate proximity. So many houses, especially since the 20th century have sought a kind of architectural nirvana based on a beautiful view out from a residence.